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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
3/5 69% Never Goin' Back (2018) If you loved Spring Breakers , you will love this BFF girl-driven raunchy comedy that works in spite of its lowbrow humor. The cast shines for this sort of thing.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Aug 4, 2018
2/5 18% The Darkest Minds (2018) Complete rehash of every cliche we have repeatedly seen in just about every single YA dystopian teen nightmare movies. ‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Aug 4, 2018
2/5 44% The Spy Who Dumped Me (2018) Despite the welcome and hilarious presence of Kate McKinnon, the action scenes overwhelm the comedy in this uneven movie that can't decide what it really wants to be.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Aug 4, 2018
5/5 97% Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018) No disguising it. Mission: Impossible - Fallout is the best yet. Tom Cruise is indefatiguable and proves Ethan Hunt rules.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Jul 28, 2018
4/5 90% Scotty and the Secret History of Hollywood (2018) Thanks to Scotty Bowers in a no-holds-barred and highly entertaining documentary Hollywood legends are seen in a way you never could have imagined.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Jul 26, 2018
5/5 83% Puzzle (2018) Kelly Macdonald shines and puts the pieces together for one of 2018's best performances.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Jul 26, 2018
3/5 94% Blindspotting (2018) Ambitious , starkly original Dramedy is a showcase for the unique talents of Daveed Diggs and Rafael Casal.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Jul 20, 2018
4/5 80% Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (2018) With the original cast intact and Cher aboard now, don't even try to resist this tuneful sequel to the Abba musical feast.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Jul 20, 2018
3/5 49% Equalizer 2 (2018) Denzel Washington may be over 60 but as his work in his first sequel ever here proves he is definitely not over the hill.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Jul 20, 2018
3/5 48% Skyscraper (2018) It's The Towering ROCK as Dwayne Johnson scales the heights of a dumb but actually sort of fun summer action flick.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Jul 11, 2018
4/5 30% Shock and Awe (2018) Rob Reiner tells the truth of an endangered free press in a powerful and pertinent drama about journalists who just want to get it right.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Jul 11, 2018
2/5 52% The First Purge (2018) Here's to hoping 'The First Purge' turns out to be the LAST 'Purge' -- But don't count on it.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Jul 3, 2018
3.5/5 87% Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018) Paul Rudd gets plenty of big (and small) laughs in Ant-Man And The Wasp, a Marvel outing thankfully on the light side, with a breakthru female character co-headlining a Marvel film for the first time.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Jul 2, 2018
4/5 100% Leave No Trace (2018) In her first narrative film since Winter's Bone, director Debra Granik once again makes a compelling and human drama set in the wilderness , and once again discovers a bright new star.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Jun 29, 2018
4/5 65% Uncle Drew (2018) Who knew a bunch of NBA all-stars could turn out to be so funny and such good comic actors? Uncle Drew scores on many fronts as the surprise feel good movie of the summer.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Jun 29, 2018
3.5/5 73% The King (2018) Eugene Jarecki's fascinating documentary merges the life of Elvis Presley with the state of things today in Trump's America and not surprisingly has a lot of questions to answer.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Jun 25, 2018
5/5 64% Sicario: Day of the Soldado (2018) The summer's most exciting thriller is also its timeliest. Benicio Del Toro and Josh Brolin turn this 'Sicario' into a film every bit on the level of the great first film, and in many ways even exceeds it.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Jun 25, 2018
51% Boundaries (2018) Boundaries is the perfect family comedy.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Jun 20, 2018
1.5/5 55% Tag (2018) Way over-stuffed and over the top comedy wastes the talents of its ensemble cast and becomes just another dumb 'Hangover' wannabe. ‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Jun 17, 2018
73% Adrift (2018) It has taken 35 years for Tami Oldham's compelling survival-at-sea story to make it to the movies, but it was worth the wait.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Jun 12, 2018
58% Hotel Artemis (2018) Give Pearce, who makes his feature directorial debut here, credit for trying something off the beaten path.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Jun 8, 2018
67% Ocean's 8 (2018) Ross has done a fine job taking on the reins of the franchise from Soderbergh and shows he too knows the ropes of this genre very well. It's a pleasure.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Jun 7, 2018
4/5 86% American Animals (2018) Excellent heist drama with a real life twist that sets it apart from the pack in this genre. A terrific on-screen ensemble of the real and the reel makes this a keeper.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted May 30, 2018
3.5/5 83% Deadpool 2 (2018) The funniest, raunchiest, most entertaining of all comic book heroes returns in a pretty good sequel that delivers all the laughs you could want and a pitch perfect Ryan Reynolds.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted May 25, 2018
3/5 71% Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018) Ron Howard delivers a rip roarin' single in the Star Wars saga with this entertaining origin story of Han Solo, Chewy, and Lando.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted May 25, 2018
3/5 68% On Chesil Beach (2018) In one of the quickest reteamings in history, Saoirse Ronan and Billy Howle are back together after last week's release of The Seagull in this unusually honest and poignant drama of two young marrieds in trouble from day one.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted May 18, 2018
4/5 53% Book Club (2018) A four star delight. With Fonda, Bergen, Keaton, and Steenburgen how you possibly go wrong? Smart, funny, touching.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted May 17, 2018
68% The Seagull (2018) The entire cast of The Seagull nails it and makes the film perhaps the most entertaining and accessible screen adaptation of this great Russian playwright yet.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted May 11, 2018
3/5 46% The Devil and Father Amorth (2018) William Friedkin manages to create the perfect companion to his classic 1973 horror film The Exorcist with a docu that shows us the real thing.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Apr 22, 2018
2/5 66% Come Sunday (2018) Despite a terrific and dedicated performance from the always great Chewitel Ejiofor this film is like a sermon you never asked for.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Apr 22, 2018
2/5 34% I Feel Pretty (2018) Amy Schumer tries hard but fails to lift this ordinary and preachy comedy to the heights of Trainwreck or her considerable talents. ‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Apr 22, 2018
4/5 71% Kodachrome (2018) Beautifully acted father/son story contains a terrific performance by Jason Sudeikis and an Oscar worthy one from Ed Harris. Please don't forget this one , Academy. It's special and memorable.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Apr 22, 2018
3/5 52% Rampage (2018) Can Dwayne Johnson save Chicago from rampaging monsters? Do you have to ask?‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Apr 13, 2018
3/5 83% Borg Vs. McEnroe (2018) Even if you know the outcome of this classic tennis match you will likely be riveted by the performances, particularly Shia LaBeouf who serves up a winner as bratty tennis great John McEnroe.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Apr 13, 2018
4/5 82% Beirut (2018) Jon Hamm delivers his best big screen performance yet in a good old fashioned political thriller with a great Tony Gilroy script.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Apr 13, 2018
3.5/5 92% Lean on Pete (2018) Andrew Haigh's deliberate and moving study of a youth adrift with a horse as much in need as he is hits the mark. Charlie Plummer is terrific.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Apr 9, 2018
4/5 80% Chappaquiddick (2018) The 1969 Ted Kennedy scandal still resonates almost 50 years later in the first serious film treatment that is sure to be as controversial as it is compelling to watch.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Apr 9, 2018
3/5 83% Blockers (2018) Lots of laughs in this 'Porky's' for teen girls, except in this case it is the parents who take the acting honors.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Apr 9, 2018
5/5 95% A Quiet Place (2018) This is about as terrifying as movies get. Superb performances and expertly directed.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Apr 9, 2018
84% First Match (2018) [Yahya] Abdul-Mateen ll is excellent in the role of this self-serving, ill-equipped parent, but this movie belongs to [Elvire] Emanuelle, who is clearly a star in the making.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Apr 4, 2018
3.5/5 70% Finding Your Feet (2018) It's Dancing With The Seniors As Spry Veteran British Cast Makes All The Right Moves In Charming And Well-Acted Crowd Pleaser.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Mar 28, 2018
5/5 73% Ready Player One (2018) Steven Spielberg's dizzying, dazzling VR fantasia of pop culture is something to behold. Movie fans will be in hog heaven.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Mar 28, 2018
95% Outside In (2018) [Jay] Duplass shows it is never too late to step in front of a camera, and he is touchingly real and relatable throughout. ‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Mar 27, 2018
3/5 80% Unsane (2018) Claire Foy is superb in Steven Soderbergh's timely and frightening stalker thriller. Plus it was all impressively shot on an iphone!‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Mar 22, 2018
4/5 65% I Can Only Imagine (2018) This moving faith-based musical biopic of the smash song hits all the right notes.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Mar 19, 2018
4/5 83% Augie (2018) A surprisingly upbeat, inspiring documentary about a fitness industry giant's battle against ALS and the love story that makes him prevail.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Mar 17, 2018
2/5 25% 7 Days in Entebbe (2018) Even a top Israeli dance troupe can't rescue this undercooked and umpteenth retelling on the heroic 1976 raid on Entebbe to rescue hijacked airline passengers.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Mar 16, 2018
3/5 49% Tomb Raider (2018) Alicia Vikander's tough and tender turn as Lara Croft makes this silly but entertaining action adventure worthwhile.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Mar 16, 2018
2.5/5 40% A Wrinkle in Time (2018) It's got Oprah,diversity in casting, good message but it is STRICTLY for kids.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Mar 9, 2018
4/5 91% Love, Simon (2018) This winning comedy about a gay high schooler looking for love hits you right in the heart.‐ Deadline Hollywood Daily
Read More | Posted Mar 9, 2018